Tag: grief

  • Grief and Grieving for a Pet

    Grief and the loss of a loved one is a funny process. Yesterday while vacuuming¬†the family-room I felt an overwhelming sense of sadness. Why is that you might ask? Because every time I vacuum in our house I feel like I am erasing¬†more of my Little Jimmy. In the old days, our home was full…

  • Jimmy’s Neighbourhood

    You have probably all heard enough about Jimmy to last you for the rest of time but indulge me once more if you will. Yesterday I walked Jimmy’s and my usual walk route. Of course I did it without Jimmy and I stopped and talked to each neighbour just like Jimmy and I did each…

  • The End of an Era; Jimmy has Left the Building

    It is the end of an era. Last night at 11:30pm my bestest pal, my faithful companion, my guardian, my confidante, my dog, Little Jimbalina died. Jimmy, as she was commonly known as, was 13 1/2 years old. She has been a faithful companion to me on these many, many miles of road that we…